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Waterfront Restaurant

111 Bay Blvd S, Anna Maria, Anna Maria Island, FL 34216
+1 941-778-1515
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“grouper oscar” (90 reviews)
“crab cakes” (142 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
111 Bay Blvd S, Anna Maria, Anna Maria Island, FL 34216
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Granted, we did not have a chance to try all the restaurants, but this one was the best. The food was excellent as was service. There was a bit of a wait, but that seemed the norm in most places. The only slight negative is...More

Thank Mike H
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

You can be sure we will seek out the Waterfront for a meal again on our next return to AMI, we love the food - fish or shrimp tacos are top quality

Thank Badger0777
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Family meal with my wife and three children aged 6,9 and 13. Great choice of starters and main courses with a good children’s menu as well. Fantastic food and drink in a great atmosphere with superb wait staff.

Thank James T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food and atmosphere are ok . There are better restaurants, but not here on the island . The porch is a nice place to enjoy the weather . The waiter we had was very forgetful and didn’t seem like he recovered from the late...More

Thank James F
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visit Anna Maria Island at least once a year and the Waterfront is always one of our dinners out. Each time I have visited, I try a different menu item and have always been very pleased with the food and service. On our most...More

Thank fishblow
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited as a family of 9, service was excellent and the food was very good, interestingly the appetisers were bigger than the main course, the location is very nice although not sure you can call this waterfront it’s 50 yds from the bay

Thank andrew5779
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed a wonderful dinner at Waterfront from the appetizer to the dessert! Would definitely recommend and would return if we are ever back in the area.

Thank Renee D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped at the Waterfront for lunch while visiting Anna Marie Island. Our waitress was friendly and answered all our questions. We chose to sit outside and feel the bay breeze and ceiling fans. Inside is air conditioned but you miss the water views. We...More

Thank Jeff116
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was delicious with a great outdoor patio. I had crab cakes, but my husband, who is kind of a shrimp and grits connoisseur, said they may have been the best he's ever had. Great atmosphere and delicious food.

Thank Borgia W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We adore the Waterfront! This was our second visit and our first time taking friends. They were wowed by our choice (and they are tough critics). We had four adults and five kids, but there were all types of diners. Couples, families, romantic dates, etc......More

Thank sommerlovin
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April 15, 2018|
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Response from tondreault | Reviewed this property |
Yes they have a full bar.
December 27, 2017|
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Response from Dennis S | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea. We were still recovering from Hurricane Irma and we were pretty numb.
May 25, 2017|
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Response from bilmoteeka60 | Reviewed this property |
Not a great selection. Several salads, and a quinoa bake.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$12 - $32
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Romantic, Bar scene, Scenic view, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 111 Bay Blvd S, Anna Maria, Anna Maria Island, FL 34216
    (Spring Ave)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Anna Maria Island  >  Anna Maria
  • Phone Number: +1 941-778-1515
  • E-mail
Our regular menu is based on the finest products we can find and updated seasonally. They are prepared in classic form, with emphasis on fresh, natural flavors.
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